Bishop David Oginde Biography, Age, Family, Education, Career, Net worth

Bishop David Oginde
Bishop David Oginde

Bishop David Oginde Biography

Bishop David Oginde is the former presiding bishop of Christ is the Answer Ministries (CITAM) as well as a prominent and influential religious leader in Kenya well-known for his unwavering faith in God and commitment to his calling. 

He is also an author who has published several books.

Through his life story, Bishop Oginde has been able to inspire many people in Kenya and beyond.

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Bishop David Oginde age

Bishop Oginde was born in the year 1961 on December 31st. He is therefore, 62 years old. His maternal home is Siaya County, in Nyanza province.

He grew up in a rural setting where he learnt virtues such as hard work, perseverance and faith from his parents.

David Oginde family

His father was a schoolteacher whereas his mother a small-scale farmer.

Bishop David Oginde’s wife

The Bishop is husband to Emily Oginde and together they have been blessed with four children. However, much information about his family is not revealed in the public domain.

Bishop David Oginde’s education background

Bishop David Oginde attended local primary and secondary schools. He later on enrolled at the University of Nairobi where he pursued civil engineering.

Bishop David Oginde career

On completing his studies at the University of Nairobi, Bishop Oginde got a job where he served as a civil engineer for several years. He then ventured into ministry after receiving a call from God. He started his ministry as a youth leader in his church and later on grew into being a pastor and a religious leader.

He was appointed the bishop of Christ is the Answer Ministries (CITAM) in the year 2008 after his preaching being heard by many and impacting lives.

 He is widely known for his passionate preaching, practical teaching and commitment to mentoring the next generation of church leaders. Through this, CITAM has really expanded to over fifteen (15) branches across Kenya.

Bishop Oginde is also an acting vocal advocate for social justice. He has been involved in several initiatives aimed at promoting peace, unity and development in Kenya.

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Bishop David Oginde books

As mentioned above, Oginde is an author who has managed to publish various books that have been of inspiration to many. These books include: Fruitful Discipleship, Making a Difference, Transformed Life among others.


Bishop David Oginde’s work has been recognized by several organizations and in turn he has received several awards including the Order of Grand Warrior of Kenya for his great contribution to religious and social development in Kenya.

Bishop Oginde EACC appointment

He was also appointed the EACC chairperson by the president, William Ruto and is currently serving in that position.

Bishop David Oginde’s Net worth

Bishop David Oginde’s net worth is estimated to be around $170 million. However, he is known for his modest lifestyle and has often spoken out against the excesses of some religious leaders.